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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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What kind of lathe is this?

259 days ago by emiliof

Hi there! I bought the sort of vintage lathe whose photos I attach. It was...

6 257 days ago
View CnB's profile

Finding a lathe

265 days ago by CnB

I’m trying to get into woodturning, and I want to get the most for my m...

26 260 days ago
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262 days ago by Bryan

My name is Bryan and I was wondering if there were any wood turners near maco...

3 261 days ago
View LelandStone's profile

Centering a bowl on a glue block?

298 days ago by LelandStone

Hello, jocks! So I’ve gotten into woodturning of late and very much ...

5 263 days ago
View robdem's profile

lathe chucks

268 days ago by robdem

Just bought a jet lathe model number jwl 1220 .Looking for some advice on a c...

10 265 days ago
View Paul Lajoie's profile

How to dry walnut

267 days ago by Paul Lajoie

I recently bought some walnut to turn some goblets.(from Woodcraft) After sc...

4 266 days ago
View Arlin Eastman's profile

It has been along time between turnings and here are some old ones I just finished

270 days ago by Arlin Eastman

Some of these I started over a year ago and have finally got back out in the ...

13 267 days ago
View StevieM's profile

Lathe Remote on / off switch

269 days ago by StevieM

Hi. I have a Grizzly G0584 lathe and want to wire a remote switch. The only ...

7 267 days ago
View Matt Przybylski's profile

Harbor Freight 5 Speed Benchtop Wood Lathe Questions

290 days ago by Matt Przybylski

Hey everyone,I’ve been considering doing some turning for a while now (...

19 267 days ago
View Sbaldewicz's profile

4 Jaw Chuck Help

287 days ago by Sbaldewicz

This is my first post I recently purchased my first lathe lot from a yard sa...

14 268 days ago
View wiser1934's profile

sanding plywood turnings

357 days ago by wiser1934

any feedback on sanding plywood turnings. i used some baltic birch plywood on...

5 271 days ago
View CFrye's profile (online now)

3 Craftsman lathe tools(plus 2)-good deal?

297 days ago by CFrye

These tools are up for sale locally for $30 To be honest I don’t ev...

19 273 days ago
View Adrian A's profile

I got a catch

278 days ago by Adrian A

Making some bottle stoppers. I’m a new turner and got a catch. Was ma...

8 273 days ago
View mchuray's profile

Delta stand for Delta 46-460, Is it worth it?

294 days ago by mchuray

At near $200 not counting extension is it worth it, or should I just build my...

12 273 days ago
View coachmancuso's profile

Treasure island fl lumber

273 days ago by coachmancuso

Does anyone know a place that sells lumber for turning close by treasure isla...

1 273 days ago
View Ben's profile

Baluster profile for porch posts?

275 days ago by Ben

Hi Gang, So, I own a 1913 Victorian cottage. The railings are original and...

2 274 days ago
View Belg1960's profile

How to cut this off??

277 days ago by Belg1960

Good morning guys, I have a small midi lathe and not many extras to go with i...

4 277 days ago
View ScrubPlane's profile

Head to Tail Alignment...

279 days ago by ScrubPlane

All…Just how close to absolute perfect alignment does the head and tail...

7 278 days ago
View vann's profile

gallery spindles

288 days ago by vann

Hi all;I am in the process of restoring a Victorian large china cabinet and i...

1 281 days ago
View David's profile

variable speed bench grinder

287 days ago by David

Seeking advice for what brand/type of bench grinder to buy, to sharpen turnin...

5 285 days ago

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